How Best to Travel: Roadtrip vs. Airfare

We’ve done trips both way, and we definitely have our opinion about which is best, but we’ll try to be objective and lay it out the best we can.

If you’re going TO California, or traveling FROM California with kids, we very strongly believe that a road trip is the way to go. Continue reading How Best to Travel: Roadtrip vs. Airfare

What Are the Best Drinks to Pack on a Road Trip?

This is the first part in our Road Trip Food Packing series. Today we’ll cover beverages. How many drinks should you take with you on the road trip? Which drinks are the best for kids? Which drinks are the best for adults? Should you bring cold drinks and a cooler on your road trip? Quick answer to the cooler is “no”, because it’s a hassle, it leaks and it melts far too quickly to be useful. As for the rest, read on and look at our pictures and examples to show you what we recommend for road trips with or without children. Continue reading What Are the Best Drinks to Pack on a Road Trip?

Sleeping in Cars in Transit Okay, Derelict Thereafter

Our trip to San Francisco promised to take a relative million years, and it did, but it somehow got worse than that along the way. It was long enough that we slept and woke more times than I know, and when we arrived, we still hadn’t arrived. I’ll tell you, sleeping in the car is okay when you’re driving, but once you’re there, well, it’s for the birds; seagulls in this case, but maybe lemurs too. Continue reading Sleeping in Cars in Transit Okay, Derelict Thereafter